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Kings Head, Wincanton, Somerset

Wincanton pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Somerset. The Somerset listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

 

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In 1768, standing on part of the ground on which the Town Hall now stands, being held for a long period for the benefit of the church, but at the date mentioned said to have "fallen into a ruinous condition." In 1705 rented by Jerom Hill, later by William Hill and Edward Matthews. In 1768, it was granted at 5 per annum to the Feoffees of the Fairs and Markets, when new buildings were erected thereon. It has borne the same ground rent of 5 per annum from that time to this day.   - Inns of the Parish to 1903 - George Sweetman.


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